Yankees game 162: Pineda finishes strong in Jeter’s final finale

New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

Derek Jeter goes 1 for 2 in the final game of his career.

Preview: Derek Jeter’s Curtain Call (9/28/14)

The legend comes to an end and Michael Pineda (4-5, 1.93 ERA) and Clay Buchholz (8-10, 5.31 ERA) get a front row seat. Pineda has come a long way since the pine tar incident against the Red Sox earlier in the year. His last time out he threw 7 1/3 scoreless innings holding the Orioles […]

Yankees game 161: Red Sox rough up Tanaka, Yankees

New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

Yankees get roughed up in an eight-run second inning as the season approaches the end.

Preview: Yankees at Red Sox (9/27/14)

Masahiro Tanaka (13-4, 2.47 ERA) makes his second start off the DL in the second to last game of the year against Joe Kelly (3-2, 4.00 ERA). Tanaka made his first start since July 8th and gave up just one run to the Blue Jays over 5 1/3 innings. Joe Girardi says he will be limited to […]

Yankees game 16): Yankees open final series with win

New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

Chris Capuano went 6.2 in his final start of the season, allowing one unearned run, in victory.

Preview: Yankees at Red Sox (9/26/14)

Oh yeah, there’s three more games to go. No last night wasn’t the end of the season as much as some of us would like to think it was. Chris Capuano (1-3, 4.73 ERA) makes his last start of the year against his former team. He will take on Steven Wright (0-0, 3.38 ERA) in […]

Yankees game 159: Jeter bids farewell in walk-off fashion

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees

Derek Jeter brought in the first run, scored the second run, and would eventually hit the walk-off single to walk off the field a winner, in his final Yankee Stadium game.

Preview: Jeter’s Last Home Game (9/25/14)

Hiroki Kuroda (11-9, 3.77 ERA) will make his final start of the year, and most likely his career, in Derek Jeter‘s last home game against Kevin Gausman (7-7, 3.57 ERA). Kuroda is coming off a strong performance against the Blue Jays throwing 6 2/3 innings to get to 11 wins for the fifth straight year. He allowed […]

Yankees game 158: Official elimination

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees

Chase Headley and Mark Teixeira go deep but a difficult fourth inning for Shane Greene have eliminated the Yankees from postseason contention.

Yankees game 157: O’s scatter enough to beat Yankees

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees

Despite 11 hits, the three home runs are the only ones that hurt Brandon McCarthy.

Preview: Yankees vs Orioles (9/23/14)

Brandon McCarthy (7-4, 2.54 ERA) has expressed interest in returning to New York next season, and why not, he has been quite successful since coming over from Arizona. But since he isn’t under contract after this year, this could possibly be his last start in the Bronx. He will take on Ubaldo Jimenez (5-9, 4.90 ERA) in […]

Yankees game 156: Pineda dominates O’s

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees

Michael Pineda dominates the Orioles with the bats of Pirela and Jeter supporting him.

Yankees game 156 lineup: 9/22/14

Kansas City Royals v New York Yankees

Derek Jeter begins his final home series tonight, as the Yankees welcome in the AL East champion Baltimore Orioles for a four-game set. Michael Pineda gets the ball for New York against Wei-Yin Chen. Jose Pirela makes his major league debut and will DH. Game time: 7:05 pm ET – Yankee Stadium – Bronx, NY […]

Preview: Yankees vs Orioles (9/22/14)

Michael Pineda (3-5, 2.15 ERA) makes his last home start of the year against Wei-Yin Chen (16-4, 3.58 ERA) and the playoff bound Orioles. Pineda made his first start off the DL against the O’s. He’s coming off a loss, thanks to his offense, to the Rays after allowing ONE earned run in 5 1/3 innings. Chen leads […]

Yankees game 155: McCann muscles up for Tanaka

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Masahiro Tanaka returns to the mound and Brian McCann supplied a lot of power in support.

Yankees game 155 lineup: 9/21/14

Kansas City Royals v New York Yankees

Yankee fans will hold their collective breath today, as Masahiro Tanaka returns to the mound in a major league game. The righty phenom has been sidelined since July with a partially torn UCL in his elbow. After rest and rehab, the Yankees hope they’ve dodged a major bullet. They’ll square off against Drew Hutchison, who […]

Preview: Yankees vs Blue Jays (9/21/14)

Masahiro Tanaka (12-4, 2.51 ERA) makes his come back against Drew Hutchison (10-12, 4.51 ERA) and the Blue Jays. Tanaka has been out since July with a partially torn UCL. He reported no issues after throwing 65 pitches in a simulated game on Monday against instructional league hitters and was given the start. “I’m excited, but not overly,” Tanaka […]

Yankees game 154: Bautista, Jays too much for Yankees

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Bautista scores four times in Yankees loss.

Yankees game 153: Kuroda extends Yankees success over Buehrle

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Hiroki Kuroda and Jacoby Ellsbury extend the Yankees win streak to three.

Preview: Yankees vs Blue Jays (9/19/14)

Hiroki Kuroda‘s (10-9, 3.81 ERA) time in the Bronx is winding down just like the captain’s. He will take on Mark Buehrle (12-9, 3.40 ERA) as the season comes closer to the end. Kuroda has been taking it easy between starts to avoid a second half collapse like last year, and so far its worked. He is 3-2 with […]